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Home >> Teams >> Minor Leagues >> Carolina League >> Wilmington Blue Rocks >> 2012 Team Capsule >> Team Roster

2012 Wilmington Blue Rocks (A+)

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Parent Organization: Kansas City Royals
W-L Record: 66-74 .471
Rank: 2nd in Carolina League Northern
Run Differential: 553-575 -22
Manager(s): Vance Wilson
Location: Wilmington, North Carolina
Ballpark: Daniel S. Frawley Stadium
Attendance: 287,992 3/8
Playoffs: Lost in Semi-Finals
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

Hitting Coach: Damon Hollins
Pitching Coach: Steve Luebber

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Carolina League Northern Standings
Full League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
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  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 2012 Wilmington Blue Rocks season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    40Jason AdamP6-4225R-R20KCA: 2010-5-149AAAMinnesota Twins7-day DL
    8Lane AdamsOF6-4190R-R22KCA: 2009-13-392MLBOmaha (AAA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors (40)
    29Geulin BeltreOF6-0170B-R21UDFAA+-Free Agent
    45Gregory BilloP6-4180R-R21KCA: 2008-28-835AA-Free Agent
    16Jose BonillaC5-10180R-R23UDFAAAA-Free Agent
    26Chase BoruffP6-2195L-R23UDFAA+-Free Agent
    7Orlando CalixteSS5-11160R-R20Not draftedMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    30Edwin CarlP6-1200R-R23UDFAAA-Free Agent
    31Antonio CruzP5-11200L-L20Not draftedA+-Free Agent
    23Cheslor Cuthbert3B6-1190R-R19UDFAAAAOmaha (AAA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors (40)
    12Kevin DavidC6-1195R-R24KCA: 2010-19-569A+-Free Agent
    19Ryan DennickP6-0195L-L25KCA: 2009-22-662MLBTulsa (AA) >> Los Angeles DodgersMinors
    24Brett EibnerOF6-3195R-R23KCA: 2010-2-54AAAOmaha (AAA) >> Kansas City Royals7-day DL
    -Chris ElderOF5-11190L-R23Not draftedA+-Free Agent
    14Andy FergusonP6-1190R-R23KCA: 2011-18-546AAANorthwest Arkansas (AA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors
    37Matt Fields1B6-4255R-R26TBA: 2004-44-1302AAAOmaha (AAA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors
    7Brian FletcherOF6-0175R-R23KCA: 2010-18-539AAABirmingham (AA) >> Chicago White SoxMinors
    11Angel Franco2B-3B5-10145B-R22UDFAAANorthwest Arkansas (AA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors
    25Santiago GarridoP6-0180R-R22UDFAAAA-Free Agent
    35Nick GraffeoP6-2195R-R24KCA: 2010-38-1139A+-Free Agent
    34Juan GraterolC6-1170R-R23UDFAAAAScranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA) >> New York Yankees7-day DL
    17Roman HernandezOF6-0195R-R24Not draftedAA-Free Agent
    16Travis JonesP6-2200R-R23KCA: 2008-50-1480A+-Free Agent
    30Jonathon KeckP6-6215L-L24KCA: 2009-42-1262AA-Free Agent
    31Jake KueblerP6-5190R-R22KCA: 2008-17-505AABinghamton (AA) >> New York MetsMinors
    14Michael Liberto3B5-9165R-R24KCA: 2010-21-629AA-Free Agent
    28Sugar Ray MarimonP6-3150R-R23UDFAMLBGwinnett (AAA) >> Atlanta BravesMinors (40)
    8Alex McClureSS-2B6-1165R-R23KCA: 2010-11-329AA-Retired
    35Thomas MelgarejoP6-3210L-L25UDFAAAA--
    6Whit MerrifieldOF6-0165R-R23KCA: 2010-9-269AAAOmaha (AAA) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors
    -Adrian Morales3B5-10180R-R23KCA: 2011-49-1476A+-Free Agent
    25Leondy PerezP6-1175R-R22UDFAA+-Free Agent
    19Elisaul PimentelP6-2170R-R23UDFAAA-Free Agent
    9Luis Piterson2B-SS5-11155R-R22UDFAA+-Free Agent
    38Brooks PoundersP6-4270R-R21PIT: 2009-2-53AAWilmington (A+) >> Kansas City Royals7-day DL
    28Matt RidingsP6-0190R-R24KCA: 2010-41-1229AA-Free Agent
    32Nick RogersP6-2225R-R24UDFAAA-Free Agent
    44Sam RunionP6-4220R-R23KCA: 2007-2-66AAASyracuse (AAA) >> Washington NationalsMinors
    41Tyler SampleP6-7245L-R23KCA: 2008-3-80AAAltoona (AA) >> Pittsburgh PiratesMinors
    -Andrew StueveP6-0190R-R23Not draftedA+-Free Agent
    15Kenny SwabC6-2213R-R23KCA: 2011-21-636A+-Free Agent
    15Nick Van StrattenRF-LF6-0195R-R27KCA: 2006-10-287AA-Free Agent
    22Yordano VenturaP5-11140R-R21UDFAMLBKansas City RoyalsMLB-Active
    39Murray Watts1B6-6250L-R24KCA: 2010-28-839A+-Free Agent
    18Cole WhiteP6-3205R-R24KCA: 2009-6-182AAAColorado RockiesMinors
    43Robinson YambatiP6-3185R-R21UDFAA+Wilmington (A+) >> Kansas City RoyalsMinors

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